The victim has been identified as Nalini Behera.
According to the information, Nalini was performing her duty in the jungle when the wild animal attacked her leaving her in a critical condition. Soon the local residents rescued her and she was rushed to a nearby hospital. Later, she was shifted to SCB Medical College and Hospital in Cuttack as her condition worsened.
Meanwhile, the local residents demanded forest officials to drive out wild animals from the area.
“The forest guard has received multiple fractures on her body and her condition is critical. She has been referred to SCB Medical College for further examination and treatment,” said Dr. Dolagobinda Jena.